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Notes from the 1889 Diary by Rankin MacMillan Oct. 1979
January 7 - Fred returns to Monmouth after being home for Christmas vacation; is not back home until the middle of August, then returns to Monmouth on Sept. 5.
Harlan graduates from Selma High in May.
Homer goes back to Selma in September
Harlan works on the farm
McMillan school opened Oct. 7 with Hugh Whittenton as teacher. Clara, Clayton and Jason in school there.
I did not make extensive notes, although this diary is full of happenings on a farm with this large family. There is always something going on. Mr. MacKenzie came from Xenia to see Fannie several times!
August 26, 2015
Martha McMillan Journal Collection
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Martha McMillan, Cedarville, diaries, journals
Agriculture | Animal Sciences | Christianity | Civic and Community Engagement | Education | Family, Life Course, and Society
MacMillan, Rankin, "Notes on the 1889 Journal" (1889). Rankin MacMillan’s Notes on Each Journal. 16.
About this Collection
The McMillan Journal Collection is an archive of the journals of Martha McMillan of Cedarville, Ohio, who maintained a daily journal from 1867 until her death in 1913.